Nepal proposes establishing 'energy bank'
Nepal proposes establishing 'energy bank' with IndiaThe Kathmandu PostMay 27, 2016- Nepal on Friday officially proposed Indian for establishing 'energy-bank' in a bid to resolve the energy crisis seen in the country during winter season. In response, the Indian side has committed to make an early decision after ...Nepal-India irrigation meet beginsKathmandu Postall 2 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 4:00 am
Post-quake Nepal vulnerable to geohazards -
SciDev.NetPost-quake Nepal vulnerable to geohazardsSciDev.Net[KATHMANDU] One year after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, a multi-hazard risk assessment and management approach that takes into account the loss of 9,000 lives, damage worth seven billion dollars and tremor-induced geohazards is yet to be ...
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 3:34 am
MailOnline witnesses Nepal's efforts to
Daily MailMailOnline witnesses Nepal's efforts to rebuild after last year's devastating earthquakeDaily MailWe look out across the landscape of sky-piercing Himalayan peaks that were formed around 50 million years ago, when the northern edge of what is now India began to slam into a slab of the Earth's crust that today carries Nepal and Tibet. The collision ...Everest 'death zone' traffic jams still deadly, but Nepal has optionsAlaska Dispatch NewsMount Everest death: Maria Strydom's husband vows not to leave Nepal without her bodyABC OnlineMount Everest death: Maria Strydom's husband Robert Gropel vows not to leave Nepal without her bodyThe Sydney Morning HeraldSirg.co -Reutersall 65 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 12:45 am
Nepal submits report to CERD after 12 years
Nepal submits report to CERD after 12 yearsKathmandu PostMay 27, 2016- After a 12-year hiatus, Nepal has sent a report on the status of implementation of the rights to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD). All states, signatory to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of ...
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 8:48 pm
Modi's 2 yrs as Indian PM: Nepal, India
Himalayan TimesModi's 2 yrs as Indian PM: Nepal, India witness see-saw relationsKathmandu PostMay 27, 2016- When Narendra Modi took the oath of office to become the 15th prime minister of India two years ago on May 26, 2014, Nepal's then prime minister Sushil Koirala was one among the South Asian leaders who were in New Delhi to mark the ...Nepal criticises PM for his remarksHimalayan TimesPower StruggleNepali timesPM Oli needs electrical shock: NepalTelegraphnepal.comNew Keralaall 6 news articles »
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 8:11 pm
China plans train tunnel under Mount Everest
Elizabeth Shim BEIJING, April 10 (UPI) -- China is planning to extend an existing railway into Nepal that will link the two countries through a tunnel under Mount Everest – a move that can establish an important channel of trade to India for the world's second-largest economy.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:41 am
Nepal seeks Indian support for development
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Nepal government has sought the support of India for the development of the game of cricket in the country, the sports ministry said on Friday. A 50-member Nepalese youth delegation led by Sports Minister Purushottam Poudel concluded its visit to India on Friday. The maiden visit of the youth delegation from Nepal was part of youth exchange programme between India ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 4:02 am
Nepal’s achievement in edu sector
Nepal has made an impressive achievement in the education sector by attaining universal pre-primary and primary enrolment rate despite its conflict ending fairly recently, according to the Education For All Global Monitoring Report
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 1:47 am
China-Nepal Railway Through Mount Everest:
China’s plans to expand its impressive railroads are reaching new heights. The government is looking to conquer Mount Everest by building a rail system that would run through the mountain, linking China and Nepal.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 11:50 am
China eyeing Tibet-Nepal railway: report
A railway between China and Nepal that could include a tunnel under Mount Everest is under consideration, Chinese state media said Thursday, as Beijing builds links with a country India regards as firmly within its sphere of influence. The Qinghai-Tibet railway already links the rest of China with the Tibetan capital Lhasa and beyond, and an extension running as far as the international border ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:04 am
Nepal Airlines to resume Kolkata-Kathmandu
Nepal Airlines is likely to resume direct flights between Kolkata and Kathmandu by October-November, Nepal's envoy to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay said on Friday. "To begin with it will be thrice a week and the frequency may increase based on the volume of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:52 am
Nepal's first billionaire in Forbes Asia's
ET SPECIAL:Love visual aspect of news? Enjoy this exclusive slideshows treat! KATHMANDU: Binod Chaudhary, a Nepali businessman of Indian-origin, has found place on the cover of Forbes Asia's September issue for his efforts to rebuild the quake-hit nation.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:47 am
Cristiano Ronaldo Sends Signed Real Madrid
Banepa: Portuguese football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has sent a signed Real Madrid shirt to Jetin Shrestha, a 13-year-old boy who kept kicking a football around in the street as the earthquake struck Nepal in April. (Ronaldo Disguises as 'Homeless Man ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:32 am
Nepal hammer UAE by 149 runs in ACC Under-19
KATHMANDU: Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates by 149 runs in the opening match of the ACC U-19 Premier at the Bayuemas Oval in Kuala Lumpur today. Batting first after winning the toss, Nepal were bowled out for 199 in 49.2 overs. In reply, the UAE ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:03 am
Six people killed in Nepal landslides
KATHMANDU: At least six persons, including an elderly woman and two children, have been killed and as many injured in two separate landslides triggered by torrential rains in Nuwakot district of central Nepal, officials said on Friday. The landslides ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:12 pm
Sherpa guide killed fixing route on Mount
A mountaineering official in Nepal says a Sherpa guide has been killed while fixing the climbing route on Mount Everest. It is the first death reported during the popular spring mountaineering season.
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 1:01 am
80th anniversary of first Everest flight
The grandson of one of the first men to fly over Mount Everest says he marked the 80th anniversary of the pioneering flight by flying to the world's highest mountain.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 4:04 am
Ex-US President Carter to observe Nepal
Former United States President Jimmy Carter said Monday that his Carter Center will observe elections in Nepal, although opposition parties are threatening to disrupt the vote and the government has been unable to set a date.
Posted on 1 April 2013 | 3:56 am
Top Nepal judge becomes head of interim
Nepal's chief judge was named head of an interim government in an attempt by the Himalayan country's main political parties to cure the paralysis and infighting that have blocked elections for months.
Posted on 13 March 2013 | 6:41 pm
Nepal's answer to deadlock: making chief
Nepal's quiet, barely known chief justice is on the verge of taking almost total control of the Himalayan nation, becoming the interim head of government as well as the top judge in a country that has been without a legislature for months.
Posted on 6 March 2013 | 12:19 am